Sunnyside’s Rainbow Park To See Upgrades

BY JACKIE STRAWBRIDGE Staff Writer Rainbow Park in Sunnyside, otherwise known as Thomas P. Noonan playground, is getting an upgrade. Construction began early this month on the $2 million renovation project, which was orchestrated by Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer (D-Sunnyside), and is due to be completed in about a year. Van Bramer held a groundbreaking […]

Focus On Queens, May 15

Dr. Payal Doctor, the faculty advisor of the Alpha Theta Phi Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at LaGuardia Community College, was honored by the PTK Honor Society for her significant contributions to the growth of the LaGuardia chapter and its student members. Martin Luther School, located at 60-02 Maspeth Ave., Maspeth, will administer its entrance […]

A Rare Sight

        It’s not often that you catch a glimpse of Curtis Sliwa without his red beret. The noted Guardian Angel and Queens’ new first gentleman slipped to the back of the room during the Pledge of Allegiance and National Anthem at Melinda Katz’s inauguration, but was seen by a QConf reporter. Who […]

Mets Open Auditions For Anthem Singers

BY TRISHA SAKHUJA Staff Writer Looking to showcase your voice at Opening Day for the New York Mets in 2014 at Citi Field? The auditions will take place on Nov. 21, starting at 10 a.m. For Season Ticket holders, auditions will start at 9 a.m. According to a Mets spokesperson, this is the first time […]